Summer Movie Preview: 15 Big Films Everyone Wants to See

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Summer blockbuster season is fast approaching and there are a slew of new movies to look forward to. Along with warmer weather, the next few months will bring a bunch of highly anticipated comedies, dramas, and sequels to theaters.

From the latest Marvel flicks to long-awaited follow-ups like War for the Planet of the Apes and Blade Runner 2049, here are 15 big films everyone is waiting to see this summer:

1. Alien: Covenant, premiered May 19

The Ridley Scott-directed sequel will follow the crew of the colony ship, Covenant, on their way to a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy. What they find is a dark, dangerous world with only one resident: David (Michael Fassbender), the synthetic android survivor of the ill-fated Prometheus expedition.

Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride, Guy Pearce, and Demian Bichir will round out the cast.